Analysis and Data

Nigeria Stock Exchange

Yuletide: NSE market capitalisation shed N143 billion

The market capitalisation which opened at N12.877 trillion closed at N12.734 trillion.

China on map

FACT-CHECK: Was Nigeria’s Per Capita Income twice that of China?

Nearly three decades ago, the average Nigerian had as much as double the amount the average Chinese had.

Zenith Bank Plc headquarters

Zenith Bank lifts trading on NSE with 357.23 million shares

The worth of Zenith Bank shares was N6.18 billion.

In what is clearly a brutal assault on free speech, Omoyele Sowore was arrested.

ANALYSIS: RE: FG To Drag Judge Before The NJC For Granting Sowore Bail

”We believe the story is also calculated to justify the unwarranted and irresponsible disobedience of the court order granting Omoyele Sowore bail, pending the time he may be arraigned in court in respect of the Charge/Information said to have been filed against him.”

A private filling station used to illustrate the story.

Average price for kerosene, diesel, petrol rose in August – NBS

The bureau lists states with the highest and lowest average price for the refilling of a 5kg cylinder of LPG.

Director-General, Debt Management Office, DMO, Patience Oniha

Nigeria govt. to auction N150bn bonds September 25

The DMO says units of sale is N1, 000 per unit, subject to a minimum subscription of N50 million.

Saudi Arabia

How do the Saudi attacks affect Nigeria?

The Iran-backed Houthi militia in neighbouring Yemen, have taken responsibility for the attack in Saudi Arabia.

Debit Cards

How to protect your Debit Card from fraud

Many pay for their online transactions with their debit cards.

Nigeria Stock Exchange

NSE: Market indicators dip further by 0.47 per cent

The All-Share Index lost 127.64 points to close at 26,925.29 from 27,052.93 recorded on Thursday.

A Bureau De Change, BDCs, operator

Naira closes at N362.57 to dollar at investors window

Turnover at the window stood at $293.60 million.

Nigeria Stock Exchange

NSE crucial market indices resume trading with 0.14 per cent

The market capitalisation increased by N19 billion to close at N13.483 trillion against N13.464 trillion on Friday.


CBN injects $210m into forex market

CBN says it efforts has helped to ensure the stability of the Naira and also increase the level of investors and public confidence in the economy.

MTN Nigeria office

MTN leads gainers’ chart, amid N2.95 interim dividend

Seplat topped the laggards’ table with a loss of N35 to close at N490 per share.

Dollar and Naira bills [Photo credit: NairaFX]

Naira gains marginally against dollar at parallel market

The Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N458 and N403 respectively.

Oil rig used to illustrate the story.

How poor disclosure, delayed passage of PIB mar Nigeria’s oil licencing exercise

The integrity and transparency of the exercise continue to generate ripples among stakeholders.

President Muhammadu Buhari signing the agreement establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), on behalf of Nigeria

ANALYSIS: How new African trade agreement Buhari signed will impact Nigeria

The Nigerian leader signed the AfCFTA pact on Sunday, after initially declining assent for months.

AIRTEL office used to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: Stackpreneur]

SEC approves Airtel Africa’s secondary listing on NSE

The listing of Airtel Africa on the nation’s bourse would now be on July 8.


NSE market indices open July with 1.18 per cent loss

The market capitalisation which opened at N13.206 trillion shed N156 billion to close at N13.050 trillion.

NCC Headquarters used to illustrate the story.

Active telecoms subscribers decreased by 72,782 in April – NCC

The active subscribers decreased from 173,713,842 in March to 173,641,060 in April.


NSE maintain bearish trend despite listing of Ellah Lakes additional shares

The market capitalisation dropped by N40 billion to close at N13.192 trillion against N13.232 trillion achieved on Friday.

Nigeria Stock Exchange

NSE: Market capitalisation sheds N48 billion amid profit taking

The All-Share Index lost 109.94 points to close at 30,322.19 compared with 30,527.01 achieved on Friday.

Google, Amazon, Facebook, others to be affected in international tax reform

The current system is based on the fiction of treating the various affiliates of multinationals as if they were independent of each other.

Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)

Eid-el-Fitri: NSE market indices down by 0.45 per cent

The market capitalisation shed N62 billion to close at N13.622 trillion compared with N13.684 trillion achieved on Friday.

Naira Notes

Naira exchanges at N359.4 to dollar at parallel market

The Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N465 and N404, respectively.

President Muhammadu Buhari [Pix: Daily Post Nigeria]

ANALYSIS: How Buhari failed to solve Nigeria’s energy crisis in his first term

“A significant let down by Mr Buhari is the cold shoulder the President gave the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill.”